flush

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  • They are green or yellow-green and a flushed red toward the base.
  • When he turned round again his face was a little flushed. Cited from The Walrus Hunters, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • I felt the red flushes coming long before I reached the house. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 7, No. 43, May, 1861, by Various
  • He held her hand much longer than she thought was necessary and she flushed as she drew it from him. Cited from Mary Rose of Mifflin, by Frances R. Sterrett
  • These are good areas to walk during this time to flush birds.
  • He cast down his eyes, started, and flushed a deep red. Cited from Flaming June, by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  • Depending upon their method of work, some dogs point game and some flush game.
  • As he did so, he flushed a little, and having read the letter once, read it again. Cited from Roger Ingleton, Minor, by Talbot Baines Reed
  • His face looked flushed, as though he had rushed back at express speed. Cited from The Independence of Claire, by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  • She said that when she grew flushed, the man laughed at her.
  • She observed his face to flush as if it had come on him in a fit.
  • He looks at his feet for a second or so and kind of flushes. Cited from Torchy, by Sewell Ford
  • She flushed; but for that moment fear of him dropped from her. Cited from Tarrano the Conqueror, by Raymond King Cummings
  • The musical style changed a lot and all previous material and recordings were flushed.
  • Her mother soon came in, and startled by her flushed look, asked how she did. Cited from Carpenter's Daughter, by Anna Bartlett Warner and Susan Bogert Warner
  • It runs rapidly on the ground, and when flushed, does not fly far.
  • The boy's face flushed, and he looked for a moment really hurt. Cited from The Lifeboat, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • It is plain that men see with flushed eyes when they look upon their own discoveries. Cited from The Norsemen in the West, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • Next moment Susan re-appeared with a letter and a very flushed face. Cited from Shifting Winds, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • This type of flush might be regarded as standard in the United States.
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Meaning of flush

  • noun A poker hand with all 5 cards in the same suit
  • noun A sudden rapid flow (as of water)
    he heard the flush of a toilet, there was a little gush of blood, she attacked him with an outpouring of words
  • verb Flow freely
    The garbage flushed down the river
  • verb Glow or cause to glow with warm color or light
    the sky flushed with rosy splendor
  • verb Make level or straight
    level the ground
  • verb Rinse, clean, or empty with a liquid
    flush the wound with antibiotics, purge the old gas tank
  • verb Cause to flow or flood with or as if with water
    flush the meadows
  • adverb Squarely or solidly
    hit him flush in the face
  • adverb In the same plane
    set it flush with the top of the table